Jax MercantileMany area residents recall the early days of JAX Outdoor Gear, when it was known as Ames Surplus. Today, JAX has grown to fill up two buildings with more than 21,000 square feet of quality outdoor merchandise, gear, footwear and apparel. There’s a great selection of men’s and women’s casual clothing from Patagonia, Outdoor Gear and Marmot. Lots of pants, shirts, shorts and hats for the kids, too. For active families, the outdoor enthusiast, the sportsperson, and anyone who appreciates quality merchandise and personal assistance from a friendly and knowledgeable staff, Jax Outdoor Gear in Ames is your store with more. Open Monday-Friday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Jax Outdoor Gear
4723 West Lincoln Way
Ames, IA 50014